Neena Cherayil, MD

Neena Cherayil, MD

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Primary Specialty

Neurology

Secondary Specialty

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Education

Medical Education:
MD, Washington University School of Medicine - 2015
Internship:
University of Pennsylvania Health System - 2016
Residency:
University of Pennsylvania Health System - 2019
Fellowships:
University of Pennsylvania Health System - 2020

Languages Spoken

  • Malayalam
  • Spanish

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

5.0
5.0 

114 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

91 Reviews

Reviews from Patients

91 Reviews

August 20, 2021

5.0

Doctor us very approachable and engaged.

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August 12, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable and took the time to thoroughly diagnose my condition

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August 12, 2021

5.0

Thoroughness, time to explain her diagnosis. Comfortable to question

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August 10, 2021

5.0

Great knowledge, ability to explain complicated terminology and ideas easily. Answered all of my questions.

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July 29, 2021

5.0

She was attentive, concerned, thorough, very personable and explained everything well

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July 28, 2021

5.0

Thorough care, very knowledgeable doctor and wonderful caring manner

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July 19, 2021

5.0

Great "bedside manner". Explains diagnosis and treatment in easy to understand language. Very thorough.

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July 16, 2021

5.0

Very thorough

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July 15, 2021

5.0

Very concerned doctor, very understanding, realistic, well informed

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July 08, 2021

5.0

She is a wonderful doctor who takes the time to discuss concerns, explains things well and is caring .

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June 23, 2021

5.0

Very caring and professional.

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June 21, 2021

5.0

She explained what she was doing and why. She was very pleasant.

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May 30, 2021

5.0

Pleasant, thorough, knowledgeable, and concerned. Did not rush the appointment. Explained condition, prognosis, and treatment.

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May 28, 2021

5.0

Thorough history, exam, and recommendations

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May 28, 2021

5.0

She was incredibly kind and personable. I felt comfortable talking to her about my health history, even though it was the first time we met. She even looked visibly happy for me after checking my optic nerves and seeing no swelling!

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May 21, 2021

5.0

Dr Cherayil was very responsive to questions I posed, and was interested and compasionate during my examinations.

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May 21, 2021

5.0

She is extremely kind, thorough, funny, and puts you at ease. She has a knack for being able to explain complicated medical issues in an understandable way. She's fantastic!

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May 21, 2021

5.0

Very thorough and thoughtful

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April 29, 2021

5.0

Very professional demeanor. Took the time to clearly explain my test results.

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April 26, 2021

5.0

Very friendly and seems very concerned about your problems

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April 26, 2021

5.0

Extremely competent and caring. Took the time to explain all test results to me and plan of care

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April 24, 2021

5.0

Kind and smart

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April 01, 2021

5.0

She was very knowledgeable and had taken the time to look at my records.

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March 31, 2021

5.0

Caring, excellent bedside manor and extremely knowledgeable.

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March 29, 2021

5.0

Dr. Cherayil is the best doctor I’ve ever had! She listens to you and genuinely cares about your health and the plan for your health. She’s personable and understands your struggle without making you feel bad. Instead she encourages you and brings hope. I always leave feeling energized and happy with my health plan - knowing exactly what I need to do and determined to do it. I am very grateful for her support, guidance and ability to treat me.

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March 23, 2021

5.0

She not only explains everything flawlessly but she is also extremely kind in her approach, always. Great knowledge and wonderful bedside manner

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March 19, 2021

5.0

She is very thorough and gave way to understand explnatioms.

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March 18, 2021

5.0

Excellent Care

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March 12, 2021

5.0

Dr. Cherayil was very thorough and her follow up was excellent.

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March 08, 2021

5.0

Very thorough and really nice experience

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March 08, 2021

5.0

Awesome!

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February 09, 2021

5.0

She will explain everything to you for you to understand, she is patient and makes you feel comfortable

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January 23, 2021

5.0

Mrs. Cheryl was very friendly. She was attentive to my needs. She gave me multiple test to rule out conditions concerning my health.

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January 22, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable doctor, she explained very clearly what my problem is, what the plan for the therapy is, and can I expect

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January 18, 2021

5.0

She is careful in her examination and kind.

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January 05, 2021

5.0

Dr. Cherayil looked up the results of an MRI that was taken at another hospital and let me know myresults. The other Hospital hadn't told me the results and this MRI was taken three weeks prior.

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December 20, 2020

5.0

She is personable, understanding and spends a good deal of time with her patients. Excellent bedside manner with a human touch. She asked questions to really understand the issue and recommends solutions. She is so knowledgeable! I really feel like I get the best care with her and I feel privileged to get to see her. Most people don’t like visiting the doctor but I leave feeling way better physically, mentally and emotionally after going to see her.

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December 19, 2020

5.0

Answered all my questions. Is very good at what she does.

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December 11, 2020

5.0

Attention to detail and caring professionalism

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December 07, 2020

5.0

She has become very familiar with me and my medical issues. I am very impressed with the care I received.

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December 07, 2020

5.0

Dr. Cherayil is extremely resourceful and has an awesome bedside manner. She explained every detail of what is going on with my condition and was very thorough in testing. I would 100% recommend her.

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December 07, 2020

5.0

Dr. Cherayil is very skilled, confident, patient and has excellent bedside manor.

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December 06, 2020

5.0

Was very concern with my case

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December 05, 2020

5.0

She really knew a lot about what I was experiencing and took the time to explain it all to me. She also was mindful of her scope of expertise and explained her reasoning for a referral.

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December 03, 2020

5.0

Excellent. Felt comfortable and feel she is a exceptional doctor.

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December 03, 2020

5.0

She is Thorough and professional

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December 01, 2020

5.0

She was great at taking her time with me and really explaining what was happening with my eye. She took lots of time with me.

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November 24, 2020

5.0

Her explanations are very well thought out and she is able to make the information she give you understandable

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November 21, 2020

5.0

Detailed and clear explanations

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November 21, 2020

5.0

She was so great! So thoughtful, so kind, caring, and comforting. She fit me into her schedule as an emergency visit and I couldn't be more thankful!

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Professional, knowledgeable, experienced, sociable, courteous, thorough

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November 06, 2020

5.0

Outstanding clinician

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November 06, 2020

5.0

Very smart and caring physician

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November 05, 2020

5.0

She is caring and very knowledgeable

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November 05, 2020

5.0

Excellent doctor

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October 29, 2020

5.0

Highly knowledgeable in that area of Nuro ophthalmology. Great bedside manner. Very caring towards her patients. Provide a holistic view of the patient.

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October 29, 2020

5.0

Dr. Cherayil as well as the vision field technician wereboth very professional and nice. The doctor was highly knowledgeable, and provided me with a wealth of information as well as providing a lot of comfort and peace of mind as per the reason for my appointment

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October 21, 2020

5.0

She was wonderful! Caring, thorough and has a wonderful personality

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October 21, 2020

5.0

Service was excellent, everyone was friendly, happy... Doctor really took time to explain and listened

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October 07, 2020

4.0

She was able to answer questions and was pleasant.

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October 07, 2020

4.0

Attentive service to ensure patients seen and helped from point of checking in to end of appointment. Follow up for scheduling of follow-up appointments good because office calls back and quickly.Testing equipment working and of good quality - company known to produce high quality products.Wait time adequate.

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October 06, 2020

5.0

She is very smart and thorough

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October 06, 2020

5.0

Amazing thorough doctor very pleased with doctor

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October 02, 2020

5.0

She was very comforting and knowledgeable.

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October 02, 2020

5.0

I feel like they do a thorough assessment of their patients.

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October 02, 2020

5.0

First visit with her- I found her genuinely interested in my condition and she took time to explain things and discuss my issues. Excellent patient interaction

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Very good, thorough, well coordinated

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September 30, 2020

4.0

She seemed thorough and listened

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September 30, 2020

4.0

Well organized but was not warned about showing up early

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September 30, 2020

5.0

She w as s thorough and very pleasant explained Well.

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September 30, 2020

5.0

Things went smoothly and professionally. My questions were answered

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September 29, 2020

5.0

Great bedside manner & very knowledgeable!!

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September 29, 2020

5.0

Very empathetic & thorough. Overall pleasant!

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September 29, 2020

5.0

Excellent communicator and bedside manor.

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September 29, 2020

5.0

I really liked seeing Dr. Neena Cherayil. She really listened to my problem and was familiar with my case.

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September 25, 2020

5.0

keep up the excellent work

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September 25, 2020

5.0

keep up the excellent work

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September 25, 2020

5.0

She wants to solve my problem and was very thorough

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September 25, 2020

5.0

Seemed very thorough spent more than ample time on my problem

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September 19, 2020

5.0

The Doctor took her time, she was patient and answered all of my questions and provided in-depth explanation.

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September 19, 2020

5.0

The care I received was excellent from every staff member.

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September 19, 2020

5.0

Her bedside manner is impeccable. She is extremely knowledgeable and can relay information to you in a way that is easy to understand and makes you feel as if you are in this together. She spent a lot of time with me going over everything and asked if I had any questions. I am so thankful for you and look forward to being under her care and expertise.

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September 19, 2020

5.0

Very friendly staff, new technology and knowledgeable doctor.

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September 19, 2020

5.0

Very details for checking

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September 19, 2020

5.0

Very good

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September 18, 2020

5.0

She was super attentive and made sure to clarify anything I had said. I had brought up a lot of things about my previous care and medication, and she addressed all of my concerns. I felt at ease with her.

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September 18, 2020

5.0

Neena was very helpful and gave me tons of background on my diagnosis since I was a new patient to her. I had a ton of questions and she took the time to answer them al thoughtfully. She helped me feel comfortable and listened to.

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August 25, 2020

5.0

Thorough exam. Personable. Detailed explanation of my problem. Very smart physician.

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August 25, 2020

5.0

Brilliant caring physician and technician

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Was thorough, patient. Explained her steps/actions/purpose clearly.

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Fast, knowledgeable and the doctor prepared the next step (further testing quickly).

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